Hand & A Half Training Sword

By: Cold Steel

(USD) $46.99

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The best of the world's sword fighters have known a simple truth for ages... if you want to become a reasonably good sword fighter you should endeavor to learn sword fighting techniques, footwork and the basic stances. However, if you want to be a master at sword fighting you have to eventually start fighting with a "live blade". If your ultimate goal is to wield a razor sharp sword safely and effectively, you need to train with a sword that approximates the size, feel and heft of a live blade, yet minimizes the possibility of causing grievous, permanent, or life-threatening injury to yourself or your training partner. This concept was implemented by the ancient Romans, who used dull wooden swords to train their Gladiators and soldiers. And Japanese Samurai used a wooden training sword that was called a Bokken. It's an elegant solution to a vexing problem and effective enough to still be used today. The only problem is that a wooden sword can rot, crack, chip or splinter and eventually become useless. Cold Steel's solution to these dilemmas was to design a synthetic substitute, low in price and impervious to the elements. The Cold Steel line of Training Swords are made of heaviest grade polypropylene available and closely duplicate a real sword in length, size, weight and feel. While they're not quite as rigid as wood, they have the winning advantages of being virtually unbreakable, remarkably stiff and cut resistant.


Reliks Product ID 5021
Manufacturer SKU 92BKHNH
Blade Length 34"
Full Length 44"
Handle Length 10"
Weight 31.7 oz

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M - Verified Buyer

"Excellent quality. We've been bashing each other very hard and the swords have been holding up extremely well. I expect a long life for these swords."

G - Verified Buyer

"It’s very nice replica , almost the same weight and length as the Italian sword that I have. "

B - Verified Buyer

"Allows me to learn without the risk of serious injury. You are going to hit yourself and this definitely let's you know you got hit but without the stitches and bleeding that would accompany real steel."

R - Verified Buyer

"The training sword is solid, easy to construct and a good starting point for me to begin with."

S - Verified Buyer

"Well built, solid and safe training sword. Has a nice weight to it and a good grip. I've been using this on a near daily basis for training. Highly recommended."

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